[size=13pt]Lions will consider drafting Stanton[/size]

Sunday, April 22, 2007

By Tom Kowalski

.....Rod Marinelli is absolutely convinced the Lions can win with Kitna, not just this year but next season as well. Marinelli believes the team has more pressing needs on defense and that's the direction the Lions hope to take in the first few rounds of the draft.

The analysts have slowly come around to Marinelli's way of thinking -- they might not agree with it, but they accept it -- and that's why few mock drafts now have the Lions taking a quarterback with the second overall pick.......